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References (174)<p>Response: Jar of memories<p>at Melissa's Journal on 10.4.2008<p>Nathan is going to be a talker...I just know it. He's already said a few …

Best Apps for Preschoolers

There's an overwhelming number of paid apps for kids to choose from, but which ones are worth shelling out for? Here are some fun and educational apps for 3- to 4-year-olds that'll give you the best bang for your buck -- and you won't feel guilty about letting your kid use them.<p>Toddlers will love …

MPMK Gift Guide: Top Learning Toys for Building STEM Skills

Welcome to the famous MPMK Gift Guides and congrats on finding <b>the most comprehensive and easy-to-use kids’ gift guide on the internet!</b> (If you’re <b>not</b> …

MPMK Gift Guide: Top Toys for Quality Dramatic Play

I am such a fan of your website and emails! Thanks for working so hard, especially at Christmas shopping time! Grandparents have scored major points …

Sunday Sweets: WHO LOVES YA?!

To be honest, peeps, I wasn't going to do Doctor Who Sweets this weekend, only because I've already featured most of the best ones over the years.<p><b>But</b> …

Spiced Vanillla Pear Apple Cider

Spiced Vanilla Pear Apple Cider<p><b>Yield:</b> 8-10 servings<p><b>Total Time:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Prep Time:</b><p>20 minutes<p>A unique twist on the comforting classic!<p>Ingredients:<p>2 …

The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Dessert Cookbook

It is always a pleasure to find an old, worn recipe card that looks like it contains a recipe that has been made and enjoyed many times over the …

Homemade Cranberry Vanilla Vodka

There are many things you can make at home that are fantastic holiday gifts. I’m always a big advocate for homemade food gifts, such as plates of …

Cranberry Vanilla Cosmopolitan

My Homemade Cranberry Vanilla Vodka makes a great hostess gift, but it’s also a colorful and tasty thing to keep around your home bar during the …

Make Simple Baby Shower Cupcakes! - A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Apple Spice Cocktails Recipe

Whether you celebrate Thanksgiving, Friends-giving, or my personal favorite holiday – <i>random Sunday</i> – here’s your fall party cocktail. It’ll make you …

Creative Uses for Thanksgiving Leftovers

Two days after Thanksgiving, and your fridge is still stuffed with stuffing. And turkey. And mashed potatoes. You already made perfectly loaded turkey sandwiches yesterday, so now you need new ideas to put those leftovers to good use.<p>This question has come up time and time again on the …

Chocolate Muffin Pudding Recipe - Food Gifts

Grandma's All-Occasion Sugar Cookies

These are my rendition of my grandmother's sugar cookies, the ones she used to make for us every week, sprinkling the tops of the cookies earmarked …